Press Releases

Reward Increase for Information on Jacob Conner

May 11, 2017

Fargo, GA –  A reward for information that leads to finding Jacob “Jake” Dewitt Conner has been increased to $15,000.  The Clinch County Sheriff’s Office and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation continue to investigate Conner’s disappearance wh

Jefferson County Officer Involved Shooting Investigation

May 7, 2017

Wrens, GA – On Saturday, May 6, 2017, at approximately 7:14 p.m., the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office 911 Center received a call from an individual advising a domestic violence incident occurred on Stapleton Acres Road in Stapleton, Georgia

GBI Issues Synthetic Opioids Alert

May 4, 2017

Decatur, GA – The Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) is issuing a public safety alert regarding illegal synthetic opioids.  In the last four months, 17 deaths have been caused by the drugs U-47700 and/or furanyl fentanyl, equal to the numbe